Support climatetech entrepreneurship to drive climate action
Donate today to help Greentown continue to build an inclusive community that convenes, connects, and inspires entrepreneurs and ecosystems to advance climate solutions.
Entrepreneurship is hard. Scaling startups is hard. Building mission-critical solutions for the greatest challenge of our time—climate change—is hard.
Greentown is committed to easing these burdens for our startup members, and your support helps us do just that.
As an organization that was founded by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs more than 10 years ago, we remain committed to our roots with a “members-first” mindset: everything we do is in service to our startups.
While we do not directly invest in our startups, we’re proud to be deeply invested in them, and your financial contributions help us provide a safe and productive work environment, more resources and tools in the lab, new programs to help with fundraising and partnership opportunities, and more.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Greentown Labs?
Greentown Labs is a community of climate action pioneers working to design a more sustainable world. As the largest climatetech startup incubator in North America, Greentown brings together startups, corporates, investors, policymakers, and many others with a focus on scaling climate solutions. Driven by the mission of providing startups the resources, knowledge, connections, and equipment they need to thrive, Greentown Labs offers lab space, shared office space, machine shops, electronics labs, tool shops, software and business resources, and a large network of corporate customers, investors, and more. With incubators in Somerville, Mass. and Houston, Texas, Greentown is home to more than 200 startups and has supported more than 525 since the incubator’s founding in 2011. These startups have collectively created more than 24,000 jobs, raised more than $5.1 billion in funding, and generated more than $9.8 billion in regional economic impact.
Is my donation tax-deductible?
Greentown Collaborative is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. To claim a donation as a deduction on your U.S. taxes, please keep your email donation receipt as your official record.
How else can I support Greentown Labs?
Climate action takes a village! Here are some ways you can support our startups:
- Investors: get connected with our world-changing entrepreneurs.
- Corporates: explore partnering with Greentown and our startups.
- Industry experts: mentor a startup.
- Job seekers: work at one of our startups—there’s a place for you, no matter your background or skill set.
- Other climate champions: attend an event so you can learn about more ways to engage with our member companies and the climatetech ecosystem.